Steps for completing the alternate form:

  1. Please download the application form (click here to download PDF) and save it to your computer. Do not fill out the form in your web browser as this will not save your data. 
  2. Fill out the application form and save it.
  3. Email and cc Karen Talyor at with the subject in the format as follows: ” Your last name, Your first name REU Application Submission”, and attached three (3) items:
    1. Your completed application form
    2. cover letter (PDF format) *
    3. Your unofficial transcripts (PDF format) **
  4. The body of this email can say “Please see my attached REU Submission”.
  5. We will email you confirmation within 48 hours of submission.

*Your cover letter should contain a statement of interest and some background information that tells us how you became interested in your field of interest. This is a crucial part of your application. 

** If admitted, you will be required to send an official academic transcript to:

Karen D. Taylor, Manager, CCIB
Attention: REU 2016
Rutgers University – Science Building
315 Penn St.
Camden, NJ 08102